Dr Jay Calvert Instagram

10/15/2018

Dr Jay Calvert Instagram The need for social media today is huge. The Dr Jay Calvert Instagram account is growing daily.  Users want to see results, how its done, and a surgeon with a human side.  This is all good.  In fact, its a refreshing approach to understanding your surgeon.  I am impressed with the | Continue Reading »

Rhinoplasty: Tip Shape and Support

10/13/2018

Rhinoplasty: Tip Shape and Support    I am a teacher of rhinoplasty, revision rhinoplasty, and nasal reconstruction.  Tip shape and support is important to Rhinoplasty and generating the results.  Jack Anderson proposed the concept that the nasal tip was structured much like a tripod in the late 1960’s.  He went on to say that if | Continue Reading »

Breast Implant Bottoming Out Repair

10/02/2018

Bottomed Out Breast Implants Breast implant bottoming out repair is not simple.  When the inframammary fold is released too much, the breast implants can drop down too low.  This is known as bottoming out.  It doesn’t look good and the malposition of the breast implants can get worse over time.  Patients tend to say that | Continue Reading »

Rhinoplasty Chair Las Vegas ASAPS meeting

01/03/2018

Rhinoplasty Chair – Las Vegas ASAPS meeting It is my privilege and honor to serve as the Rhinoplasty Chair for the 2018 ASAPS Facial Aesthetics and Rhinoplasty meeting.  This meeting, which includes a cadaver lab, will be held February 1 -3 at the Cosmopolitan Hotel.  Charlie Thorne, MD and Louis Bucky, MD are the Chairmen | Continue Reading »

Nasal Implant Infection

12/09/2017

Nasal Implant Infection: could change Asian Rhinoplasty I am here in China discussing the future of silicone nasal implants in Asian rhinoplasty. Nasal implant infection is apparently having an effect on the choice of material for nasal bridge augmentation in Asian Rhinoplasty. It is very interesting to me that the Chinese rhinoplasty surgeons are moving | Continue Reading »

Plastic Surgery Meeting: Simposio Guerrero Santos

11/11/2017

Dr. Guerrero Santos I just returned from the plastic surgery meeting,Simposio Guerrero Santos in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico.  It was a great learning experience and I am happy to report that I learned much from my colleagues.   I learned from both old friends and new ones.  Most importantly, I learned that all of us in | Continue Reading »

Broken Nose

04/11/2017

Broken Nose repair Fixing a broken nose is not the same as doing a nose job or a rhinoplasty. When a patient comes in with a broken nose (medical term is nasal fracture), I spend a good bit of time explaining their situation as it pertains to possible plastic surgery intervention.  A broken nose is | Continue Reading »

Asian Rhinoplasty in Beverly Hills with Dr. Jay Calvert

03/30/2017

Asian Rhinoplasty by Dr Jay Calvert I perform Asian rhinoplasty  fairly frequently.  However, we really need to consider this term…I mean, Asia is a big place!  And there are many different ethnicities throughout Asia.  And these various peoples have different looks and desires based on their cultures and cultural difference in beauty interpretation.  Thus, I | Continue Reading »

Lengthening the Short Nose in Secondary Rhinoplasty

03/27/2017

Short Noses can be made longer Rhinoplasty surgery sometimes produces unfavorable results. Many patients present to my practice with the complaint that their nose looks “done” or that they have an ‘operated look” after rhinoplasty.  When we drill down the problems that are causing their dissatisfaction, many times it is because their nose was simply | Continue Reading »

Septal Perforation Repair

02/08/2017

Septal Perforation Repair Its is very interesting how many ways surgeons choose to approach the repair of septal perforation.  I find that this is a very difficult problem to fix and that patients must understand this fact. Like most things in health care and medicine, patients would like to believe that there is an easy | Continue Reading »